Cork Institute of Technology


Course Name Cybersecurity
Course Provider Cork Institute of Technology
Course Code CR_KINSE_9
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Cork Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Evening, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Application Date Visit:
Closing date: 4th September 2020

Non-EU Applicants:
Application closing date: 31st May
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Duration Full-time 1 year (3 Semesters)
Part-time Online over 24 months


Part Time
Fully Online (Material and Assessments)
No. of weeks per semester: 13
Which days: Normally two nights a week

Full Time
CIT Bishopstown Campus
No. of weeks per semester: 13
No. of timetable hours/week: 18
Which days: Monday - Friday
Course Fee Online delivery: €9,000
Full-time on Campus delivery:
EU Applicants: €6,500.
Non EU Applicants: €12,000
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Entry to the MSc in Cybersecurity will require a minimum of a Level 8 Honours Degree in Computing or in a cognate discipline.

Applicants who do not hold a Level 8 degree but have significant industrial experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
Course Content

Expand+The MSc in Cybersecurity part time offering is taught fully online and is designed specifically for computing professionals working in the IT industry. The modules are assessed by online continuous assessment. The programme is hands-on in nature and ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme places significant emphasis on student learning by doing. It adopts a practical, handson, approach to learning, where all modules are fully assessed using continuous assessment methods. There are no formal end of semester written examin...

Number of Credits M.Sc.: 90 ECTS
Further Enquiries Enquiries
Vincent Ryan
Department of Computer Science
E: or
T: +353 (0)21 433 5112
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